Each year, Squash New Zealand recognises four players in the following categories:
The recipients are chosen by the Senior and Junior national selection committees. The Senior winners are announced at the NZ National Champs each year, whilst the Junior winners are announced at the NZ Junior National Champs each year.
The Most Improved Player Award Winners for 2016, announced at prizegiving ceremonies of their respective National Championships, were:
Senior Men: Zac Millar - Waikato
Senior Women: Emma Millar - Bay of Plenty
Junior Men: Tyler Ranger - Northland
Junior Women: Rhiarne Taiapa - Eastern
Download the complete history of Most Improved Player winners here.